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George Sherman Rollins

Clergyman

George Sherman Rollins, American clergyman.

Background

Rollins, George Sherman was born on April 28, 1864 in Franklin, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Orrin J. and Hannah C. (Conner) Rollins.

Education

Descended from James Rawlins, Ipswich, Massachusetts, 1632. Graduate Monson (Massachusetts) Academy, 1884. Williams College (partial course).

Graduate Chicago Congressional Theological Seminary, 1892. Post-graduate study, 2 years. Doctor of Divinity, Fargo (North Dakota) College, 1903, Chicago Congressional Theological Seminary, 1904.

Career

Ordained Congleton ministry, 1888. Pastor Wilmington, North Carolina, 1887-1890, Chicago, 1892-1894, Davenport, Iowa, 1894-1902, Minneapolis, 1902-1907, Hope Church, Springfield, Massachusetts, since 1907. Trustee Chicago Congressional Seminary, 1903-1907.

Address: Springfield, Mass.

Connections

Married Helen Laurens Knowlton, October 3, 1887.

father:
Orrin J. Rollins

mother:
Hannah C. (Conner) Rollins

spouse:
Helen Laurens Knowlton